Godda Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Godda district, Jharkhand

Godda Block of Godda district has total population of 270,255 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 140,618 are males while 129,637 are females. In 2011 there were total 52,645 families residing in Godda Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Godda Block is 922.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 19.8% people lives in Urban areas while 80.2% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 82.7% while that in the rural areas is 59.4%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Godda Block is 892 while that of Rural areas is 929.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Godda Block is 45784 which is 17% of the total population. There are 23648 male children and 22136 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Godda Block is 936 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 922 ) of Godda Block.

The total literacy rate of Godda Block is 64.17%. The male literacy rate is 62.38% and the female literacy rate is 43.45% in Godda Block.

Population
270,255
Literacy
64.17%
Sex Ratio
922

To facilitate the administration, Godda Block is further divided into 2 towns and 255 villages.

Godda Block Data

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Godda Block.

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 45,784 23,648 22,136
Literacy 64.17% 62.38% 43.45%
Scheduled Caste 23,214 11,943 11,271
Scheduled Tribe 30,588 15,214 15,374
Illiterate 126,207 52,896 73,311

Caste-wise Population - Godda Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 11.3% of total population in Godda Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 23,214 11,943 11,271
Schedule Tribe 30,588 15,214 15,374

Religion-wise Population - Godda Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 225,501 (83.44%) 117,598 107,903
Muslim 38,629 (14.29%) 20,008 18,621
Christian 2,793 (1.03%) 1,371 1,422
Sikh 21 (0.01%) 7 14
Buddhist 35 (0.01%) 18 17
Jain 18 (0.01%) 7 11
Other Religion 2,885 (1.07%) 1,412 1,473
No Religion Specified 373 (0.14%) 197 176

Literacy Rate - Godda Block

Average literacy rate of Godda Block in 2011 were 64.17% in which, male and female literacy were 75% and 52.4% respectively. Total literate in Godda Block were 144,048 of which male and female were 87,722 and 56,326 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Godda Block

The Sex Ratio of Godda Block is 922 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 922 females in Godda Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 936 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 922 ) of Godda Block.


Child Population - Godda Block

According to Census 2011, there were 45,784 children between age 0 to 6 years in Godda Block. Out of which 45,784 were male while 45,784 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Godda Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 9,930 families under Godda Block living in urban areas while 9,930 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 19.8% of total population of Godda Block lives in Urban areas while 80.2% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 7,601 while that in rural region is 38,183.

Total Urban Rural
Population 270,255 53,450 216,805
Children (0 - 6 years) 45,784 7,601 38,183
Schedule Caste 23,214 3,077 20,137
Schedule Tribe 30,588 2,420 28,168
Literacy 64.17% 82.67% 59.42%
Sex Ratio 922 892 929

Working Population - Godda Block

In Godda Block out of total population, 105,863 were engaged in work activities. 51% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 49% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 105,863 workers engaged in Main Work, 14,652 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 17,743 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 53,976 43,727 10,249
Cultivators 14,652 12,451 2,201
Agriculture Labourer 17,743 12,737 5,006
Household Industries 1,386 970 416
Other Workers 20,195 17,569 2,626
Marginal Workers 51,887 26,685 25,202
Non Working 164,392 70,206 94,186

Godda Block Map


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